• Manufacturing Technician

    Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing, Inc.
    Job Description

    The Toyo Tire Corporation has been developing, manufacturing, and selling automotive tires and rubber parts for over 75 years. Our global sales and distribution footprint includes more than 100 countries and regions, with manufacturing facilities in Japan, the United States of America, Malaysia, and China.

    Toyo Tires has built a reputation for delivering innovation, quality, performance, and excellent service. We offer a complete selection of premium replacement tires for nearly every make and model vehicle, as well as commercial vehicles.

    Many of these tires are built at our state-of-the-art factory in the United States.

    Toyo Tire North America Manufacturing, Inc. (TNA) offers a compelling value proposition for anyone who is interested in a fast-paced work environment where you will be challenged and have the opportunity to grow professionally. TNA is the only tire manufacturing plant in North America for Toyo Tire Corporation and is its flagship production facility. Industry-leading pay and benefits along with shift schedules that offer a greater work/life balance are just a few of our attractive features. Our starting base rate of pay is $20.75 per hour.  We also offer a $2 per hour shift differential for our employees who work our night shifts.  At TNA, you also have the opportunity to work in a world-class, state-of-the-art, technologically advanced, environmentally conscious production facility located within an easy commute of metropolitan Atlanta and Chattanooga.

    TNA is currently looking for Manufacturing Technicians to operate production equipment in our fast-paced, automated plant environment. This role is responsible for efficiently and effectively operating automated production equipment as well as basic mechanical troubleshooting.
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    This position requires a high school diploma or GED and a stable employment history. However, if you do not have a high school diploma or GED, you can earn your GED while you work with us by enrolling and successfully completing a program we endorse with a local educational institution. Also, you must be willing and able to work a night shift schedule that includes alternate weekends and holidays in a manufacturing environment that may not be climate-controlled.  There is also the possibility (contingent on business need and availability) of working a three-day weekend shift that would swing monthly between day and night shifts. A strong mechanical aptitude is preferred.

    • Must be an effective and continuous learner
    • Must be a good critical thinker with problem solving capability; the ability to proactively pre-plan work is highly desirable
    • Must be dependable and reliable having demonstrated a commitment to excellent attendance
    • Must be highly self-motivated with a strong inner drive to produce at an exceptional level and heightened sense of urgency
    • Must have a high frustration tolerance and be able to sustain a positive attitude in a very dynamic production environment
    • Must be able to multi-task and demonstrate situational awareness in a fast-paced, frequently changing work environment
    • Must be able to work effectively alone and in teams
    • Must be highly safety and quality oriented
    • Can perform effectively without direct supervision, and handle/accept constructive criticism
    • On occasion, may have to frequently lift objects up to 120 pounds in weight
    • Must be able to stand for long periods of time, and, depending on work location, walk continuously for the duration of the work day
    • Must be able to withstand and work in environments where ambient temperatures exceed 100 degrees
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